BLACK SMITH IV

  • General
    • Vessel Name : BLACK SMITH IV
    • Operator : COMMERICAL DIVING ACADEMY, INC.
    • Ships Type (ICST) : 432
    • Vessel Type : Pushboat
    • Construction : Steel
  • Engine
    • Horsepower rating : 340
  • Location
    • City : JACKSON- VILLE
    • STATE : FL
  • Capacity
  • Size
    • Register length : 25.5 Feet
    • Regular Breadth : 14 Feet
    • Overall Length : 25.5 Feet
    • Overall Breadt : 14 Feet
    • Load draft : 5 Feet
    • Light Draft : 1.8 Feet
  • Other
    • Year : 2007
    • EQUIP1 : NONE
    • Coast Guard Number : 1216303

COMMERICAL DIVING ACADEMY, INC.

  • Area of Operation : ST. JOHNS RIVER
  • Principal Commodity : NONE

SEA PILOT

  • Type : Crewboat / Supply / Utility Vessel
  • Construction : Aluminum

News

165 Ships Have Left Ukraine Ports Under Grain Deal

165 Ships Have Left Ukraine Ports Under Grain Deal

A total of 165 ships with 3.7 million tonnes of agricultural products on board have left Ukraine under a deal brokered by the United Nations and Turkey to unblock Ukrainian sea ports, the Ukrainian infrastructure ministry said on Sunday.The ministry said 10 ships with 169,300 tonnes of agricultural products are due to leave Ukrainian Black Sea ports on Sunday."At 10:00 a.m.

Romanian Navy Ship Hit by Drifting Mine in Black Sea

Romanian Navy Ship Hit by Drifting Mine in Black Sea

A Romanian Navy vessel hit a drifting mine it was trying to defuse in bad weather on Thursday, but the crew of 75 were unharmed by the explosion, the defense ministry said.Mines began floating in the Black Sea after Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24, and Romanian, Bulgarian and Turkish military diving teams have been defusing those drifting in their waters.

Some 720,000 t of Food Have Left Ukraine Under Grain Export Deal

Some 720,000 t of Food Have Left Ukraine Under Grain Export Deal

A total of 33 cargoes carrying around 719,549 tonnes of foodstuffs have left Ukraine under a deal brokered by the United Nations and Turkey to unblock Ukrainian sea ports, the Ukrainian agriculture ministry said on TuesdayThe Joint Coordination Centre in Turkey that monitors the implementation of the agreement put the total amount of grain and foodstuffs exported from three Ukrainian Black Sea

Pasha Hawaii Takes Delivery of LNG-fueled Containership

Pasha Hawaii Takes Delivery of LNG-fueled Containership

Hawaii-based Pasha Hawaii announced on Thursday it has taken delivery of a new liquefied natural gas (LNG)-fueled containership from Brownsville, Texas shipbuilder Keppel AmFELS.The 774-foot George III is the first of two new ‘Ohana Class containerships to join Pasha Hawaii’s fleet, serving the Hawaii/Mainland trade lane.

Floating Mines in Black Sea Putting Grain, Oil Trade at Risk

Floating Mines in Black Sea Putting Grain, Oil Trade at Risk

The risk of coming across floating mines in the major Black Sea shipping route is adding to perils for merchant ships sailing in the region, and governments must ensure safe passage to keep supply chains running, maritime officials say.The Black Sea is key for shipping grain, oil, and oil products.

Ships at Risk as Mines from Ukraine Drift into the Black Sea

Ships at Risk as Mines from Ukraine Drift into the Black Sea

Several hundred mines have drifted into the Black Sea after breaking off from cables near Ukrainian ports, Russia's main intelligence agency and shipping market participants said.The Black Sea is a major shipping artery for grain, oil, and oil products."Due to storm weather, the cables connecting the mines to anchors were broken," Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB)

Panama Says Three Ships Hit by Russian Missiles in Black Sea Since Start of Ukraine Invasion

Panama Says Three Ships Hit by Russian Missiles in Black Sea Since Start of Ukraine Invasion

Three Panamanian-flagged ships have been hit by Russian missiles in the Black Sea since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last month, Panama’s Maritime Authority said on Wednesday.One ship sank, the maritime authority said in a statement, but there were no casualties reported. The two others remain afloat with damages.

IMO Calls Special Ukraine Meeting Amid Safety Fears for Ships

IMO Calls Special Ukraine Meeting Amid Safety Fears for Ships

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will convene a special meeting next week to discuss the risks to seafarers and ships in the Black Sea and Sea of Azov after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the UN’s shipping agency said on Friday.Over 15 countries earlier this week called for an IMO meeting as concerns grow for the safety of ships and their crews amid ships being damaged by projectiles.

Countries Seek IMO Meeting Over Shipping Dangers After Ukraine Invasion

Countries Seek IMO Meeting Over Shipping Dangers After Ukraine Invasion

Over 15 countries have called for a special meeting with the UN’s shipping agency to discuss the safety of ships and their crews sailing through the Black Sea and Sea of Azov after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and growing dangers to vessels.Many shipping firms have suspended sailings to affected Black Sea ports and other terminals in Ukraine.

Turkey Can't Stop Russian Warships Accessing Black Sea, Says Foreign Minister

Turkey Can't Stop Russian Warships Accessing Black Sea, Says Foreign Minister

Turkey cannot stop Russian warships accessing the Black Sea via its straits, as Ukraine has requested, due to a clause in an international pact that allows vessels to return to their home base, the Turkish foreign minister said on Friday.Ukraine has appealed to Turkey to block Russian warships from passing through the Dardanelles and Bosphorus straits which lead to the Black Sea

NATO Leaves Black Sea Exposed as Russia Invades Ukraine

NATO Leaves Black Sea Exposed as Russia Invades Ukraine

When Russia attacked Ukraine, the nearest naval vessel of a major NATO ally was in the Mediterranean. The last such ship from a major naval member of the Western military alliance left the Black Sea – an area roughly the size of California bordering Russia, Ukraine and NATO members Turkey, Bulgaria and Romania – over a month ago.

SHI Demos SENSE IV, Its Own Natural Gas Liquefaction Process

SHI Demos SENSE IV, Its Own Natural Gas Liquefaction Process

Samsung Heavy Industries announced on November 18 that it successfully held a demonstration ceremony at the Geoje shipyard for "SENSE IV (SAMSUNG Enhanced Nitrogen Split Exapnsion IV)", SHI's in-house natural gas liquefaction system.The demonstration, which began on November 16, was attended by several major LNG producers and classification societies.